WHY HOPE?

There is the story of a doctor having told a patient that he had tried everything to save the patient and had finally come to the conclusion that nothing would work at that hopeless stage. “Is there anything that you would want to do before you die?” the doctor asked. Even though the patient was feeble and despondent, his response was prompt, “Yes, I would like to see another doctor.” […]

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TRIP TO SHAHDOL AND JABALPUR IN MADHYA PRADESH

Photo essay of my visit to Shahdol (Suhagpur) and Jabalpur in Madhya Pradesh where my company, Reliance, has Coal Bed Methane gas-wells over an area of 1000 sq km. Hence, I had to visit remote villages, forests and fields. Two boys washing their bicycle in a pond. Easy availability of water during the monsoons has led to greenery everywhere (Photo taken from train near Annupur, 30 mins short of Shadol A […]

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f For Freedom

She was a model A model of haute couture. So high that it was designed directly by God. Pot-bellied men and voluptuous women Sat awaiting the next item. And then, she walked along the catwalk Not flaunting but apologetic Of her near nudity. Tattered clothes barely covering her. A young body, all of fifteen years. A small child In the crook of her left arm, Held as a prize, a […]

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